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The Sovereign Individual: Mastering the Transition to the Information Age
James Dale Davidson
Two renowned investment advisors and authors of the bestseller The Great Reckoning bring to light both currents of disaster and the potential for prosperity and renewal in the face of radical changes in human history as we move into the next century. The Sovereign Individual details strategies necessary for adapting financially to the next phase of Western civilization. Few observers of the late twentieth century have their fingers so ...
Creative Approaches for Counseling Individual Children in the School Setting book w/ CD
This book provides 100+ creative activities for helping the child and the problem. In individual counseling with children, we need to connect with the child, gather information about the child and their needs, explore the problem, implement and create a plan together, and then assess if the plan is working. Various contact forms, referrals, feedback forms, and information gathering activities are included along with activities to assist in ...
Inventing the Individual: The Origins of Western Liberalism
Here, in a grand narrative spanning 1,800 years of European history, a distinguished political philosopher firmly rejects Western liberalism’s usual account of itself: its emergence in opposition to religion in the early modern era. Larry Siedentop argues instead that liberal thought is, in its underlying assumptions, the offspring of the Church. Beginning with a moral revolution in the first centuries CE, when notions about equality and human ...
The Expanded Family Life Cycle: Individual, Family, and Social Perspectives (4th Edition)
Allyn and Bacon
The 4th edition of this Family Therapy text (publication date: 2011) which has become a classic in the 30 years of it's use, expands even further new and more comprehensive ways to think about human development and the life cycle, reflecting changes in society away from orientation toward the nuclear family, toward a more diverse and inclusive definition of family. This expanded view of the family includes the impact of issues at multiple ...
Rich Habits - The Daily Success Habits of Wealthy Individuals
Thomas C. Corley
Langdon Street Press (a division of Hillcrest Publishing Group, Inc.)
The ''Rich Habits'' are ten principles created through years of researching the daily success habits of his wealthiest clients. These ten simple principles miraculously transform every individual who comes into contact with them. By applying these principles, you are literally walking in the footsteps of the wealthy. In Rich Habits , Tom Corley provides a step by step financial success program that is concise, easy to understand and even ...
Unlocking Potential: 7 Coaching Skills That Transform Individuals, Teams, and Organizations
Michael K. Simpson
Grand Harbor Press
To get the best from your employees, you need to be more than a manager. You need to be a coach. You’re a leader because you possess expertise in your field. You have the training and experience. You understand your business…but can you fully motivate and engage your team? Michael K. Simpson, a senior consultant to FranklinCovey, has spent more than twenty-five years training executives to become effective coaches, mentoring and guiding ...
Social Work Practice with Individuals and Families: Evidence-Informed Assessments and Interventions
Michael J. Holosko
Catherine N. Dulmus
A lifespan approach presenting evidence-informed interventions for working with individuals and families Social Work Practice with Individuals and Families covers assessment of and intervention with children, adolescents, adults, the elderly, and families. It offers an array of pedagogical features within each chapter, as well as online resources and review questions at the conclusion of each chapter to help guide critical thinking about ...
Brooks/Cole Empowerment Series: The Skills of Helping Individuals, Families, Groups, and Communities
Shulman's text introduces a model for the helping process based on an "interactional" approach, which uses several theories and skills to build on the client-helper relationship. By presenting the core processes and skills in the chapters on work with individuals, Shulman shows how common elements exist across stages of helping and across different populations. These processes and skills reappear in the discussions of group, family, and ...
South-Western Federal Taxation 2015: Individual Income Taxes
William H. Hoffman
James E. Smith
Hardside & Quant B&E
Individual Income Taxes
Individuals: An Essay in Descriptive Metaphysics (University Paperbacks; Up)
Since its publication in 1959, Individuals has become a modern philosophical classic. Bold in scope and ambition, it continues to influence debates in metaphysics, philosophy of logic and language, and epistemology. Peter Strawson's most famous work, it sets out to describe nothing less than the basic subject matter of our thought. It contains Strawson's now famous argument for descriptive metaphysics and his repudiation of revisionary ...
Prentice Hall's Federal Taxation 2015 Individuals (28th Edition) (Prentice Hall's Federal Taxation ...
For any first course in Federal Taxation at the undergraduate or MBA level. The Rupert/Pope/Anderson series is unsurpassed in blending technical aspects of the most recent federal taxation mandates with maximum readability and relevance for students. MyAccountingLab® for Prentice Hall's Federal Taxation 2015 is a total learning package. MyAccountingLab is an online homework, tutorial, and assessment program that truly engages ...
Task Analysis: An Individual and Population Approach, Second Edition
Diane E. Watson
Sylvia A. Wilson
Amer Occupational Therapy Assn
Incorporating the new Occupational Therapy Practice Framework: Domain and Process, this revised text will enhance your clinical observation and task analysis skills in areas of self-care, work, education, leisure, and more. The 18 chapters and 12 appendixes contain assignments and resources to learn task analysis through small group tasks and collaborative team projects. Addresses intervention goals and priorities. Focuses on understanding ...
Individual and Society: Sociological Social Psychology
Unlike other texts for undergraduate sociological social psychology courses, this text presents the three distinct traditions (or "faces") in sociological social psychology (symbolic interactionism, social structure and personality, and group processes and structures) and emphasizes the different theoretical frameworks within which social psychological analyses are conducted within each research tradition. With this approach, the authors make ...
The Necessary Revolution: How Individuals and Organizations Are Working Together to Create a Sustainable World
Peter M. Senge
Imagine a world in which the excess energy from one business would be used to heat another. Where buildings need less and less energy around the world, and where “regenerative” commercial buildings – ones that create more energy than they use – are being designed. A world in which environmentally sound products and processes would be more cost-effective than wasteful ones. A world in which corporations such as Costco, Nike, BP, and ...
Aging, the Individual, and Society
Susan M. Hillier
Georgia M. Barrow
In the coming years, understanding senior citizens will be more important than it's ever been. Are you ready? AGING, THE INDIVIDUAL, AND SOCIETY introduces you to gerontology in a compassionate way that helps you understand them and know how to work with them. It's balanced between academic and practical discussions, and packed with study tools. That way, you'll ace the class and be ready for the future!
Individual Taxation 2014 Edition (Taxation series)
James W. Pratt
William N. Kulsrud
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The Individual Psychology of Alfred Adler: A Systematic Presentation in Selections from His Writings
When we hear such expressions as feelings of inferiority and insecurity, striving for self-enhancement and power, woman's revolt against her feminine role, the oversolicitous mother, the dethronement of the first-born, the need for affection; when maladjustment is spoken of as self-centeredness, psychological health as other-centeredness; psychiatry as the science of interpersonal relations, neurotic symptoms as ego-defenses and forms of ...
Individual Meaning-Centered Psychotherapy for Patients with Advanced Cancer: A Treatment Manual
William S. Breitbart
Oxford University Press
The importance of spiritual well-being and the role of "meaning" in moderating depression, hopelessness and desire for death in terminally-ill cancer and AIDS patients has been well-supported by research, and has led many palliative clinicians to look beyond the role of antidepressant treatment in this population. Clinicians are focusing on the development of non-pharmacologic interventions that can address issues such as hopelessness, loss of ...
Community Psychology: Linking Individuals and Communities
Learn through application with COMMUNITY PSYCHOLOGY! Featuring concrete examples and numerous study tools, this psychology text helps you understand the concepts and then provides opportunities for you to apply them. Brief outlines of chapter content, anticipatory questions, key points, brief exercises, summaries, and self tests are just a few of the tools that will help you succeed in this course. Programs and citizen initiatives for enriching ...
Individual Positive Behavior Supports: A Standards-Based Guide to Practices in School and Community Settings
SAVE 20% when you order this book during the month of September. Use Savings Code 3NEW0914. Aligned with the Association for Positive Behavior Support's Standards of Practice, this graduate-level text is an authoritative PBS primer for professionals preparing for work in educational and community-based settings. More than 60 leading scholars present the critical skills and knowledge professionals need to translate the principles and science ...
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